Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced today that she would be increasing the amount of available office appointment slots by 350,000, allowing walk-in visits for disability placards, and permitting walk-in visits for other purposes if there is an opening.
State Rep. Steve Johnson (R-Wayland) has sent a letter to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer regarding recent reports of the governor disobeying her own administration’s COVID-19 rules by joining a large group for indoor dining – underscoring her ongoing hypocrisy during the pandemic.
House Oversight Committee Chair Steve Johnson (R-Wayland) has sent a letter to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer asking for more details about a March trip to Florida. Johnson said the letter underscores the importance of transparency for people who demand it of their elected officials and works to ensure the state’s governor acted in a lawful fashion.
State Rep. Steve Johnson has introduced HB 4863, legislation headlining a package of bills to implement “Constitutional Carry” in Michigan. Article 1, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution is very clear that no special permits or governmental oversight is required to carry a firearm. Rep. Johnson’s bill would repeal the requirement to obtain a license […]
Michigan’s House Oversight Committee heard testimony today on House Bill 4667, which would prohibit state and local governments from requiring vaccine passports. “Government should not be dividing us into two classes of people based on a personal medical choice”, said Oversight Chair Steve Johnson. “This legislation is an important step towards protecting the rights of the people of Michigan.”
House Oversight Committee Chairman Steve Johnson talks about Thursday’s committee testimony from former Department of Health and Human Services Director Robert Gordon about his departure from the administration in January and the ensuing $155,000 settlement agreement. Rep. Johnson argues the agreement violated the Michigan Constitution.
Rep. Johnson, Chairman of the House Oversight Committee, talks about the issuance of a subpoena Thursday for the appearance of former MDHHS Director Robert Gordon. Rep. Johnson says the Committee needs to pursue answers from Gordon after it came to light that he received $155,000 in exchange for his signing of a confidential non-disclosure agreement […]
Under the direction of Chairman Steve Johnson, the House Oversight Committee has issued a subpoena for the appearance of former MDHHS Director Robert Gordon. The Committee recently received subpoena power to investigate non-disclosure payments and separation agreements between state employees and their employers. Rep. Steve Johnson, Chairman of the Oversight Committee, has pursued answers from […]
House Oversight Committee Chair Steve Johnson, of Wayland, today heard testimony on “hush money” separation payments made by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to administration officials who had abruptly resigned, while continuing discussion on her burdensome directives that have impacted businesses across the state.
Today, State Rep. Steve Johnson’s bill to allow Michigan vehicle owners the option to renew their vehicle registration for up to two years was passed out of the House unanimously. Currently, a vehicle can only be registered for 12 months, or slightly longer if a registration is renewed less than six months before an individual’s […]
Today, State Rep. Steve Johnson’s House Bill 4272, which allows gas cans made, sold, and used in Michigan to be exempt from federal EPA regulations was passed out of the House Commerce and Tourism Committee. “The gas can is a prime example of government regulations ruining a perfectly fine product made by the private sector,” […]
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